A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 126 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (78 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.33 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -159.7378° West, 54.292° North, depth 25.33 km. The temblor was detected at 06:44:42 / 6:44 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 06:44:42 / October 20, 2020 @ 6:44 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us6000c9wa. Event ids that are associated: us6000c9wa.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-four, in the last 10 days fifty-four, in the past 30 days sixty-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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